Python Programming 101
7

Wednesday, 7 December

6:30 9:30 pm PST

GA Seattle

1218 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
Seattle , WA 98101
$45 USD
Regular Ticket
$45 USD
Total

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Python Programming 101

Ramkumar Hariharan Photo


Institute for Systems Biology

7

Wednesday, 7 December

6:30 9:30 pm PST

GA Seattle

1218 Third Avenue, 3rd Floor
Seattle , WA 98101
$45 USD
Regular Ticket
$45 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Unlock data-driven insights with code.

Explore the intersection of coding and data with General Assembly. During our Python-focused introductory workshop, you’ll learn to harness the power of an essential programming language for data scientists and use it to drive accurate business insights. Working with real-world examples, you’ll:

  • Touch on fundamental Python programming techniques and tools.
  • Discover the history of Python and how it compares to other programming languages.
  • Discuss its applications in data analysis and the types of problems it can solve.
  • See where Python programming fits into the data workflow.
  • Apply your new skills to solve a real-world problem with Python.

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set with Python skills in our 10-week, part-time Data Science course or become job-ready with our 12-week, full-time Data Science Immersive program.

Prereqs & Preparation

Prerequisites Install Anaconda beforehand. Tip: Scroll to your operating system version and click on the install button for Anaconda with Python 2.7. Note: We'll be using Python version 2.7 in this workshop. If you are using a PC, please install the git for windows terminal. terminal beforehand. Additional Preparation Optional: Install a text editor like Sublime Text 3. or Atom.on your computer. Technical Considerations: For students on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan).

About the Instructor

Ramkumar Hariharan Photo

Institute for Systems Biology

Ramkumar Hariharan is a scientist at the Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle where he analyzes big data with a biomedical focus. He is also a visiting scientist to RIKEN, Japan. He is a hardcore Pythonista, and uses the language extensively on his job. He hails from Kerala, India and has a PhD in an interdisciplinary field. He loves going through the think-code- debug cycle iteratively to crack complex computational problems. In his career so far, he has transitioned seamlessly across different job profiles globally, stating out as a bioinformatics faculty in India.

Ram is currently delving deeper into Computer Science, and solidifying his Object Oriented Python expertise. Outside of work, he loves spending time with his family, trying out new eat-outs, and is passionate about writing short stories for children.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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